Heather Rollwagen’s research reveals that feeling safer indoors or ourdoors depends on where you live:
If the new high-rise that just popped up in your neighborhood brings to mind the phrase “Fortress of Solitude,” there may be something to that. New research by Canadian sociologist Heather Rollwagen reveals a “fortress effect” influences how safe apartment-dwellers perceive themselves to be when inside and outside of their flats.
For the research check: No place like home? Depends on where you live